JOSEPH MAGAZINE is a progressive metal band from Wraclaw, Poland. The roots of the band date back from 2005, when Bartos SOCHA and Marcin WALECKI, both from the demised LAPIDARIUM, started working on new ideas and approaches. By 2009 the material for a first album had come together. In the same year, the duo teamed up with vocalist Bartosz STRUSZCZYK. In 2010 Rafal BRODOWSKI (drums) and Marcin SZADYN (bass) joined. The album 'Night of the Red Sky' was released in 2011.
The band plays a fresh and colorful type of progressive metal, with much attention to keyboard orchestrations and technical compositions. Recommended for fans of DREAM THEATER and HAKEN.